The International Cargo Handling Coordination Association (ICHCA) has announced a new partnership with the leading multi-channel media company, Port Technology International (PTI).
This new partnership has been welcomed by both parties as a framework to support their mutual interest in the dissemination of knowledge, best practice, and commentary on the challenges and issues facing the global cargo handling community.
In welcoming the new member, Richard Steele, ICHCA International’s CEO, stated: “Cooperation with key media organisations is critical to the safe and efficient performance of today’s increasingly complex supply chains.
“At ICHCA we remain committed to our efforts to improve safety, security, and sustainability and with the help of Port Technology International, we can continue to spread our key messages, through their editorial, webinars, and industry events,” Steele added.
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With four upcoming events and a packed editorial schedule already planned for 2023, PTI is delighted to become a member of the ICHCA.
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Director of Operations for PTI, Tracy Catlin, commented: “As a leading multimedia ports and terminals platform, safety in cargo handling is a key priority for Port Technology International and its readership.
“The solutions in which our sector applies improving productivity, safety, and efficiency of cargo handling worldwide are part of a collaborative effort to which we aim to promote and discuss across the global supply chain.
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“Through ICHCA International’s diverse membership, case studies, and event offerings, Port Technology International aims to partner a media hub for increased health and safety awareness in the industry, highlighting the importance of training.
“We look forward to collaborating with ICHCA International’s members in the future and sharing knowledge across our mutual partners for the improvement of cargo handling worldwide,” Catlin added.
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In September 2022, PTI announced its partnership with the Port of Barcelona for its Smart Ports event in 2022: Piers of the Future.